'Here Comes Honey Boo Boo' Preview: 'Bingo Is a Sport' (Video)

The Hollywood Reporter

The Thompson family heads to bingo in this week's episode of Here Comes Honey Boo Boo.

"Bingo is a sport," says matriarch June, aka "Mama." "It's a way to calm me down and relax."

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She says she hopes to win the $1,000 jackpot to put toward expenses related to 6-year-old Alana's (aka "Honey Boo Boo") upcoming beauty pageant.

"They say it's an old person's sport, but I don't think so, it's very fun," June says. "I've been doing it since I was 10 years old."

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Quips daughter Lauryn, aka "Pumpkin," 12: "Bingo is Mama's sport. That's old people's stuff."

Watch a preview of Wednesday's episode, which airs at 10 p.m. on TLC, below.